Re: opening -private archives (was Re: Discussion - non-free software removal)
> In fact, debian-private in 1997 resembles the debian-devel of 2002 much
> more closely than it resembles the debian-private of 2002, where people
> actually complain about unnecessary discussions taking place in
> -private. :)
That was a whole different era. Then, debian-private was the required
mailing list, we had a "benevolent dictatorship", the DPL actually did
things, and one was required to use non-free software to be a developer.
More importantly, we didn't have those annoying "[VAC]" messages.